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Last NameTrouvelot    
Given NameÉtienne Léopold     
alt. NamesE. L. T. ; Etienne Leopold / E.L.T. / L. Trouvelot ;    
Year born1827 in Aisne, Département Aisne, France    
Year died1895    
Place of deathMeudon near Paris, France    
Father's occupation    
Country of ActivityUnited States of America    
Worked forS. H. Scudder (1837-1911) ; Joseph Winlock (1826-1875) ; >7000 astron. images ; 15 of them publ. in: The Trouvelot Astronomical Drawings ;    
PatronageHarvard College Observ.(staff member since 1872); Academie des Sciences, Paris (Prix d'Valz, 1880s); American Academy of Arts & Sciences (member 1881)    
Collaboratorsdraughtsmen ->Henry Blake & ->E.G.A. Poujade; lithogr. ->Thomas Sinclair; cf. http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/dgkeysearchresult.cfm?parent_id=443329&word=&s=1&notword=&d=&c=&f=&k=0&lWord=&lField=&sScope=&sLevel=&sLabel=&snum=0&imgs=20    
Techniquesastronomical and entomological color drawing and chromolithography ; experimental photography    
Sample(s)upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/7d/Lymantria_dispar_ugglan.jpg ; digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/dgkeyseysearchresult.cfm?parent_id=44332    
Archival sourcescollectionsonline.nmsi.ac.uk/detail.php?type=related&kv=44415&t=people ; www.lib.umich.edu/divine-sky-artistry-astronomical-maps/drawings_work.html ..    
Published sourcesBendheim: The art & science of E.T., The Lancet 357 (2001), 1983/84; The Trouvelot Astronomical Drawings; Gilbert 2000: 50-1, 92-3;    
otherborn in France, since 1852 active in the USA; also as amateur scientist in France, applied for political asylum in Massachussetts, USA in 1855; since 1882 back in France; cf. http://www.arts-et-metiers.net/images/image_g/1366.jpg    

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